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Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)

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P.M.B. 190, Garki, Abuja

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Article archive for Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC);

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Oil pipeline attacks threaten survival of Nigerian economy 29 May 2018

The Nigerian economy may be on the verge of collapse over the spate of force majeure incidents, usually caused by attacks on oil company pipelines, according to the Lagos-based Daily Sun. With oil accounting for more than half of government revenue and 90% of export income, government programmes will be seriously compromised if revenues continue to shrink in the face of attacks on oil infrastructure....

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NNPC says third of Nigeria’s oil production lost to pipeline theft in 2016 19 February 2018

Nigeria National Petroleum Corp (NNPC) Group Managing Director Dr Maikanti Baru claimed in late 2017 that about 700,000 barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil were lost in 2016 due to pipeline theft and sabotage. This brought Nigeria’s production down to 1.3 million bpd, against a target of 2.2 million for the period....

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Over 50 feared dead in Nigeria pipeline explosion 14 January 2013

Over 50 people are reported to have been killed in an attempt to siphon fuel from a Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) pipeline at Arepo village in Ogun State, Nigeria, on January 12. The pipeline supplies petrol from Atlas Cove Jetty in Lagos to other locations in South-West Nigeria....

Gazprom in Nigerian joint venture plan 01 October 2008

Gazprom and Nigerian National Petroleum have signed a memorandum of understanding, which envisages implementation of joint projects in the fields of exploration, mining, transportation of hydrocarbons, projection system....

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100 dead in Nigerian pipeline blaze 01 June 2008

At least 100 people were killed and many more injured as an oil pipeline exploded on the outskirts of Nigeria’s biggest city, Lagos. The accident was caused by an earth-moving excavator which crashed into the pipeline setting off a huge fire. The huge fire engulfed several surrounding homes and a school in the Ijegun suburb....